Full name John Collinson
Born October 2, 1911, Sotterley, Suffolk
Died August 29, 1979, Hove, Sussex (aged 67 years 331 days)
Major teams Middlesex, Worcestershire
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm offbreak
|First-class span||1939 - 1946|
An attacking top-order batsman, John Collinson played twice for Middlesex in 1939 and then once for Worcestershire after it. He also continued playing through the war, making several appearances for representative sides at Lord's, including a British Empire XI and Cross Arrows.
Also: the fastest Indian to 50 wickets, and Yasir Shah's unwanted "double-hundred"